Skip navigation
Skip navigation

Reproductive success and factors effecting sexual selection in a fiddler crab, Uca mjoebergi

Clark, Huon

Description

Producing offspring is the most important aspect of an animal's life. Reproductive success is the cornerstone of evolution, but successful mating is a complex process that we are only starting to understand. This thesis examines five aspects of reproductive success in a fiddler crab, Uca mjoebergi. This is an ideal study species since the crabs are tractable, abundant and amenable to manipulation. In the first chapter, I examine the natural mate-searching behaviour of females and show, for the...[Show more]

CollectionsOpen Access Theses
Date published: 2017
Type: Thesis (PhD)
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/1885/155540
DOI: 10.25911/5c5806ffc3fa3

Download

File Description SizeFormat Image
b44473126_Clark_Huon Lyndon.pdf219.96 MBAdobe PDFThumbnail


Items in Open Research are protected by copyright, with all rights reserved, unless otherwise indicated.

Updated:  22 January 2019/ Responsible Officer:  University Librarian/ Page Contact:  Library Systems & Web Coordinator